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5 enterprise tech execs discuss remote work, new cybersecurity threats, and why Asia was first to multi-cloud

5 enterprise tech execs discuss remote work, new cybersecurity threats, and why Asia was first to multi-cloud

16 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As the coronavirus crisis forced companies around the world to shift to remote work, it has brought unparalleled changes - and challenges - to enterprise...
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Turbulent era sparked leap in human behavior, adaptability 320,000 years ago

38 minutes ago   |   Science Daily

The first analysis of a sedimentary drill core representing 1 million years of environmental history in the East African Rift Valley shows that at the same time early humans...
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A possible semiconductor shortage looms over Huawei's new smartphone launch

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei...
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EY and Deloitte won at least $63 million in no-bid state contracts for coronavirus response work, with some staffers billing up to $190 per hour to update unemployment tech

EY and Deloitte won at least $63 million in no-bid state contracts for coronavirus response work, with some staffers billing up to $190 per hour to update unemployment tech

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement During the last seven months, the coronavirus pandemic has been devastating for the US economy, impacting sectors like travel, hospitality, and retail...
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Invisalign maker Align surges 26% after reporting a boom in 3rd-quarter sales driven by social-media influencers

Invisalign maker Align surges 26% after reporting a boom in 3rd-quarter sales driven by social-media influencers

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Shares of Align Technology - the maker of Invisalign teeth straighteners - soared by more than 25% in early trading on Thursday after the company crushed...
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Electrifying Homes And Cars Could Save The Climate - And $2,500 Per U.S. Household

Electrifying Homes And Cars Could Save The Climate - And $2,500 Per U.S. Household

3 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

New research shows that the U.S. can rapidly decarbonize with existing technology and no real lifestyle changes.
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Here's the pitch deck that IoT-powered grain monitoring startup TeleSense used to raise a $10.2 million Series B to help farmers protect their harvests

Here's the pitch deck that IoT-powered grain monitoring startup TeleSense used to raise a $10.2 million Series B to help farmers protect their harvests

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Agriculture analytics company TeleSense raised a $10.2 million Series B round of funding, according to a Thursday announcement, as it aims to bring...
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Cuomo declines to provide data on New York's COVID Alert app

3 hours ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - The NY COVID Alert app unveiled by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo earlier this month, which the governor touted as a technological game changer for contact tracing, has been...
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Kara Swisher and Dr. Jennifer Doudna on CRISPR and Its Possibilities

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Nobel Prize Winner Dr. Jennifer Doudna talks to Kara Swisher about the power - and pitfalls - of CRISPR gene-editing technology
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Turkey Puts Missiles Spat at NATO's Door on Eve of Key Meeting

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Turkey is sticking to its demands that the U.S. transfer missile technology and share production for Ankara to end its pursuit of Russian air-defense systems that has alarmed...
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Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing those ballots

In several critical battleground states officials aren't allowed to start processing early ballots until on or just before Election Day. Read more ...

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Kevin Cash was well aware his best player during the regular season was in a Gary Sanchez-like funk ever since the postseason opened. Yet when the Rays' manager filled out the... Read more ...

Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett hearing in effort to block nomination

Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett hearing in effort to block nomination

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee will boycott Thursday's vote to move forward on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, the party's Senate... Read more ...

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

President Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are set to square off in their final debate Thursday, one of the last high-profile opportunities for the trailing incumbent... Read more ...

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

Health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday redefined what counts as "close contact" with someone with COVID-19 to include briefer but... Read more ...

US workers file 787,000 new jobless claims amid COVID crisis

US workers file 787,000 new jobless claims amid COVID crisis

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell to 787,000 last week despite continued pressure on the labor market from the coronavirus pandemic, the feds said... Read more ...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and Iran are taking 'specific actions to influence public opinion relating to our elections'

Summary List Placement This story is breaking. Check back for updates. Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announced on Wednesday that Iran and Russia have "taken... Read more ...

After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to...

After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to study judicial reforms

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said that if elected he will convene a bipartisan commission of constitutional scholars to examine judicial reforms, asserting that... Read more ...

2020 NH 1st District debate: Qualified immunity and addressing bad police...

2020 NH 1st District debate: Qualified immunity and addressing bad police officers

Rep. Chris Pappas and his Republican challenger Matt Mowers talk about police reform, including qualified immunity and how bad officers can be held more directly responsible... Read more ...

Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination to the Senate floor. The vote went forward despite a Democratic boycott of the... Read more ...